Plant Identification for Beginners
04 June 2015 13:00 - 09 July 2015 15:30
Learn the skills of plant identification and then put them into
practice. This introductory course acts as a comprehensive guide
covering all the basics of identifying plants.
The course starts on Thursday 12th June (1-3.30pm)
6 Weekly Sessions
The course is taught through talks; demonstrations and a range
of activities both in the classroom and out in the gardens (weather
permitting). Please come dressed in suitable clothing for the
weather (i.e. waterproof jackets and wear suitable shoes). Also
bring pen and paper.
Week 1 - Understanding plants names
Week 2 - Parts of a plant and basic terminology
Week 3 - Plant Families & Plant Keys
Week 4 - Weeds & Wildflowers
Week 5 - Herbaceous plants
Week 6 - Trees & Shrubs
Who is it suitable for?
Suitable for: 18+. There are no formal entry requirements; all
you need is an interest in plants. No previous experience
What does it cost?
£60 Friends of Ness Gardens (£65 Non members)
Do I Need to Book a place?
Yes - Please contact 0845 0304063 or book at the Gardens
Conference Room & Gardens
For tickets call 0845 0304063